If the kids start school the day after Labor Day, you’ve got less than 3 weeks to savor summer. That’s why out resident Super Saver has scoured the internet to find you the best deals to do just that with the kiddos. Twin Cities Live Reporter Kelli Hanson stopped by with free and discounted fun!
1. $5 movies
**Marcus Cinemas — $5 movie every Tuesday**
+ if you’re a magical movie rewards member (which is free), it also includes free 46 oz popcorn, $2 hot dogs & $2 candy*
+ includes new releases
2. Free tickets to visit the Minnesota Children’s Museum
+ available through the end of August
+ if you have a library card from one of the eight public library systems in the twin cities, you can reserve tickets
+ can do it online or in person at the library
3. Kids like art projects?
**ArtScraps Reuse Store – Saint Paul**
+ sells remnants, overstocks, defective and random items perfect for art, craft and projects
+ “starving artist cheap”
+ keep the kids busy for several afternoons
+ they have sample projects on display to inspire kids
TCL Exclusive Deals
1. AAA Store
+ Dopp Canvas Backpack – perfect for travel, school or everyday
+ 50% off backpack until the end of August. Mention TCL to get deal
+ $49.97 (regular price $99.95)
You don’t need an AAA member to shop at the travel store! Everything at the travel store in Saint Louis Park and their Hennepin County branches is 15% off until the end of the August, 2017.
2. Minnesota Nice Spice
+ Proceeds from their spice blend sales benefit the Interact Center for artists with disabilities
+ they’re offering 50% off a special package for TCLers
+ includes their sampler box (best-selling blends)
+ plus you’ll get their Lake Superior Instant Salsa — mix with a can of diced tomatoes or 1 1/2 cups fresh tomatoes for instant salsa!
Now *$17.98 plus shipping* through August 20th.
Use promo code Super-Saver